1INHOA
This course requires 1 option.

Level 1 Innovative Horticulture - Putting Down Roots - Semester A

Course Description

Teacher in Charge: Hilary Johnson

In this course you will learn practical horticulture skills and basic plant propagation techniques. You will choose another subject from: landscaping, plant management, environmental sustainability, and digital design proposal development, depending on your interests. There is only one externally assessed standard in this semester and it is optional.This is an Achievement Standard course which can ultimately take you to tertiary study and a career in primary industries.

Students will choose, in consultation with the Innovative Horticulture Manager, how many standards their individual pathway is made up of based on ability and needs. Typically you will select 12 credits in total.

Pathway

Contributions and Equipment/Stationery

Field trips, if any, depend on subjects chosen. Allow up to $30.


Recommended Prior Learning

None necessary. The modular nature of these courses requires you to be able to work independently.


Credit Information

Assessment Description
Level
Internal or
External
Credits
L1 Literacy Credits UE Literacy Credits Numeracy Credits
A.S. 90160 v5 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.5 - Demonstrate knowledge of the impact on the environment of primary production management practices
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91878 v1 Digital Technologies 1.2 - Develop a design for a digital outcome
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 91009 v3 Geography 1.3 - Demonstrate geographic understanding of the sustainable use of an environment
3
3
3
1
I
3
Y
A.S. 90922 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.8 - Design a landscape plan that reflects user requirements
1
I
3
A.S. 90924 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.10 - Demonstrate knowledge of horticultural plant management practices and related plant physiology
1
E
5
Y
A.S. 90923 v2 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.9 - Demonstrate knowledge of basic plant propagation techniques
1
I
4
Y
A.S. 90157 v4 Agricultural and Horticultural Science 1.2 - Demonstrate practical skills used in agricultural or horticultural production
1
I
4
Total Credits
22
3
3
 Construction & Infrastructure
 Manufacturing & Technology
 Primary Industries
 Services Industries
 Social & Community Services
 Creative Industries